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    10 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 290

    IWC. A FINE AND RARE LIMITED EDITION OVERSIZED PLATINUM MINUTE REPEATING WRISTWATCH

    SIGNED INTERNATIONAL WATCH CO., SCHAFFHAUSEN, NO. 32/50, PORTUGUESE, REPETITION MINUTES, MOVEMENT NO. 2495246, CASE NO. 2597986, REF. NO. 5240-04, CIRCA 2000

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    IWC. A FINE AND RARE LIMITED EDITION OVERSIZED PLATINUM MINUTE REPEATING WRISTWATCH
    SIGNED INTERNATIONAL WATCH CO., SCHAFFHAUSEN, NO. 32/50, PORTUGUESE, REPETITION MINUTES, MOVEMENT NO. 2495246, CASE NO. 2597986, REF. NO. 5240-04, CIRCA 2000
    Cal. 95290 nickel-finished lever movement, 54 jewels, mono-metallic compensation balance, minute repeating on two gongs activated through a slide in the band, silvered matte dial, applied Arabic numerals, eccentric subsidiary seconds, oversized circular case, downturned lugs, sapphire crystal display back, case, dial and movement signed, platinum IWC buckle
    43mm diam.


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    This watch is number 32 of a limited edition of 50 examples produced in platinum; 250 examples in pink gold and 250 examples in gold were also produced.

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    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED EUROPEAN COLLECTION